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Bowl (USA), 1957

This is a Bowl. It was potter: Vivika and Otto Heino. It is dated 1957 and we acquired it in 1957. Its medium is stoneware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 12.3 x 14.9 cm (4 13/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

It has the following markings

Incised "VIVIKA" arching over a + sign within a circle and "OTTO" incised underneath in a straight line.

Cite this object as

Bowl (USA), 1957; Potter: Vivika and Otto Heino ; stoneware; H x diam.: 12.3 x 14.9 cm (4 13/16 x 5 7/8 in.); 1957-85-3

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